J.R. Greeley, Market Manager and Bob Swinehart, Director of Sales for REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, are proud to announce that August's Employee of the Month is Tim Ylinen and Sales Representative of the Month is Bradley Stegall.
"I'm amazed by Brad's drive, ambition and work ethic. He's one of the hardest working sellers I've ever seen. He's a great asset to our sales effort," stated Bob Swinehart.
Mr. Stegall has been working in the radio industry for over 8 years, all of which have been with the same radio stations and has been nominated by his industry peers for the RAB’s Streetfight of the Year award 4 times. Brad also has a thriving Real Estate business.
“Tim Ylinen has been stalwart of Peoria Radio since 1991 and for the past 14 years, has entertained Peoria on the legendary 95 5 GLO. He wears many "hats" at REGENT, disc jockey, computer expert and assistant Chief Engineer. Tim's selection as August 2009's Employee of the Month by his peers, shows their respect and love for him,” stated J.R..
Mr. Ylinen has worked in the Radio industry for over 18 years starting out at an AM radio station here in Peoria. Tim currently carries the on-air shift on 95.5 GLO while also assisting in engineering duties.
REGENT - Peoria owns Radio stations WGLO-FM, WFYR-FM, WIXO-FM, WZPW-FM, and WVEL-AM in Peoria, Illinois.
Regent Communications is a radio broadcasting company focused on acquiring, developing and operating radio stations in middle and small-sized markets. Upon the completion of all announced transactions, Regent will own and operate 62 stations located in 13 markets. Regent Communications, Inc. shares are traded on the Nasdaq under the symbol “RGCI.”